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Friday 27 May 2016, 12:14:56

Top news stories from Egypt

In Pictures: Riot police prevents journalists from entering street leading to Press Syndicate [DNE] 2016-05-06

Riot police cordon off journalists' union in Cairo [CBC] 2016-05-06

Call for solidarity as attacks on Egyptian journalists rise [IFJ] 2016-05-06

Country's journalists warn of strike if minister stays [Metro] 2016-05-04

ILO reprimands Cairo over labour rights [Equal Times] 2016-05-04

Other labour news from Egypt

Egitto, stretta sui media: espulsioni e interrogatori. E il sito della Farnesina 'dimentica' Regeni [La Repubblica] 2016-05-26

Transferred teachers protest outside cabinet [Daily News] 2016-05-24

Union condemns death sentence for NUJ member [NUJ] 2016-05-23

Trade unionists launch international campaign in solidarity with Haitham Mohamedain [Egypt Solidarity] 2016-05-18

Press syndicate meets with parliament committee over interior ministry dispute [Ahram Online] 2016-05-11

Lawyers, doctors, and engineers protest in solidarity with journalists [DNE] 2016-05-11

Rift widens between journalists over Press Syndicate’s demands [DNE] 2016-05-11

Press Syndicate drafts memo amid 'Correcting the Path' opposition [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-11

In battle for rights, Egypt's journalists face off with parliament [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-08

עיתונאי מצרים קוראים לשביתה; המשטר פועל נגד האיגודים העצמאיים [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-05-06

Delegation from Italy to arrive in Cairo to discuss [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-05-06

Anti-police stance marks unprecedented decisions in historic journalist gathering [DNE] 2016-05-06

NCHR calls on state authorities to respect Press Syndicate’s freedoms [DNE] 2016-05-06

Pro-government protesters assault journalist Khalid Dawood [DNE] 2016-05-06

Al-Ahram slammed for 'insulting' coverage of press syndicate meeting [Egypt Independent] 2016-05-06

VIDEO: 'Break the gag order,' Egyptian journalists chant at general assembly meeting at union HQ [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Under siege, Egyptian journalists escalate action against police 'assault' [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Media workers union in Tunisia expresses solidarity with Egypt's journalists [Ahram Online] 2016-05-06

Memos from Interior Ministry leaked to journalists [Metro] 2016-05-04




Regeni: parte la raccolta firme per interrompere la cooperazione militare tra Italia e Egitto [Repubblica ] 2016-05-04

Cairo marks World Press Freedom Day with raid on journalists' syndicate [Al-Monitor] 2016-05-04

Police Block Labor Day Assembly, Workers Urge Freedoms [Associated Press] 2016-05-03

Police Raid Journalists Syndicate in ‘Unprecedented Violation of Law’: Syndicate Head [Egyptian Streets] 2016-05-03

Police Break Up May Day Event, Arrest Two Reporters [Associated Press] 2016-05-02

La police arrête deux journalistes dans les locaux du syndicat de la presse [Soir] 2016-05-01

Hundreds of Journalists march on top prosecutor's office, [DNE] 2016-04-30

Regeni: arrestato consulente della famiglia , presidente del Cda della Commissione egiziana dei diritti e delle libertà [Repubblica ] 2016-04-27

Egyptisk minister rasar mot Reuters [Arbetet] 2016-04-25

Re geni , arrestata giornalista egiziana che indagò sul caso del ricercatore italiano [Il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-04-25

Egitto: gas lacrimogeni su proteste contro al- Sisi: fermati 35 reporter [Repubblica] 2016-04-25

Doctors Syndicate urges tougher penalties for attacks on hospitals, medics [Egypt Independent ] 2016-04-25

Regeni: in duecento a Cambridge per chiedere verità sull' omicidio [il fatto quotidiano ] 2016-04-23

Regeni: I verdiniani alla TV egiziana scagionano Al Sisi [HP] 2016-04-22

Visita lampo di Kerry in Egitto con omissis su Regeni [HP] 2016-04-22

Egitto, ecco perché Al-Sisi si accanisce contro i sindacati [RS] 2016-04-21

Les passionarias de la lutte syndicale [Al Ahram] 2016-04-20

Regeni, vicecancelliere tedesco: 'Casi che preoccupano e spaventano [Repubblica] 2016-04-18

Mahalla Textile Workers Strike Demanding Overdue Salarie [Egyptian Streets] 2016-04-17

Nile Cotton Ginning Company workers on strike [Daily News Egypt] 2016-04-17

Sharm El Sheikh tourism workers lament loss of Tiran and Sanafir islands [Egypt Independent] 2016-04-17

Caso Regeni, Al Sisi scagiona i Servizi [Repubblica] 2016-04-13

Regeni, l'Egitto ipotizza apertura su consegna dei tabulati [Repubblica ] 2016-04-12

Regeni, anche l'ILO chiede spiegazioni [RS] 2016-04-12

Regeni preso in piazza Tahrir'. Ecco le prove contro la polizia egiziana [Repubblica ] 2016-04-11

Caso Giulio Regeni, fallita la collaborazione: è rottura tra Italia ed Egitto. Paolo Gentiloni richiama l'ambasciatore al Cairo [HP] 2016-04-08

Italy recalls ambassador from Egypt for talks about death of student [The Guardian] 2016-04-08

Giulio Regeni murder: Italy recalls ambassador to Egypt [BBC] 2016-04-08

Caso Regeni: fallito incontro con l' Egitto [La Repubblica ] 2016-04-08

Caso Regeni, l'incontro con la delegazione egiziana il 7 e 8 aprile a Roma [Repubblica ] 2016-04-04

Egyptian state takes on independent trade unions [Al-Monitor] 2016-03-31

La madre e il generale [HP] 2016-03-29

Investigation Extended into Death of Italian Student Following Pressure, Italy Says [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-03-28

Dozens Demonstrate in Cairo Against Repassing Civil Service Bill [Egyptian Streets] 2016-03-24

Former (state-aligned) trade union leader sworn in as Minister for Manpower [Ahram Online] 2016-03-24

Regeni: procuratore egiziano : tutte le piste restano aperte [La Repubblica ] 2016-03-14

Giulio Regeni death: Italian prosecutor arrives in Egypt [Guardian] ActNOW! 2016-03-14

EU MPs condemns killing of Giulio Regeni in Egypt [Guardian] ActNOW! 2016-03-14

Is Egypt doing enough to counter widespread sexual harassment? [Al-Monitor] 2016-03-08

Conflict intensifies between Doctors Syndicate and Health Ministry [Egypt Daily News] 2016-03-07

PHOTO GALLERY: Women make their debut as attendants in Cairo's gas stations [Ahram Online] 2016-02-29

Lawyers Syndicate calls for strike to confront police crisis [DNE] 2016-02-29

Doctors’ Syndicate assembly decisions come into effect [DNE] 2016-02-29

Dozens of Cambridge University PhD students stage protest at Egyptian Embassy in Rome: Demand truth behind killing of Giulio Regeni [Egypt Independent] ActNOW! 2016-02-27

Why Egypt's doctors are losing their patience [Al-Monitor] 2016-02-27

Meet the Female Truck Driver Breaking Stereotypes in Egypt [Egyptian Streets] 2016-02-25

‘Worth 100 Girls’: Social Campaign Empowers Women With Unconventional Career Paths [Egyptian Streets] 2016-02-25

Rome sit-in to demand truth about Giulio Regeni's death [ANSA] ActNOW! 2016-02-25

Why was he killed? Brutal death of Italian student in Egypt confounds experts [The Guardian] ActNOW! 2016-02-24

Doctors Protest Lack of Police Accountability in Purported Assault On Doctors [Aswat Masriya] 2016-02-23

Massaal artsenprotest tart Egyptisch regime [socialisme.nu] 2016-02-22

Newspapers in Italy condemn Giulio Regeni espionage accusation [Egypt Independent] ActNOW! 2016-02-22

Doctors Hold Nationwide Demonstrations Calling for Trial of Matareya Police [Egyptian Streets] 2016-02-22

Federation of Egyptian Workers in Italy Says Killing Italian Student Aims to Create Tension Between Two Countries [ESIS] ActNOW! 2016-02-20

מחאה נדירה במצרים: רופאים נגד שוטרים [YNET] 2016-02-19

Doctors Syndicate prepares for Saturday protests in hospitals across Egypt [DNE] 2016-02-19

Recession-stricken Red Sea tourism workers get LE3 mn assistance from govt [Egypt Independent] 2016-02-19

Investigators from Italy await Egyptian report on Regeni case [DNE] ActNOW! 2016-02-19

By cracking down, Sisi risks a new uprising in Egypt [FT,com] ActNOW! 2016-02-19

AUC Students, Professors Mourn Death of Giulio Regeni Amid Concerns Over Academic Freedom [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-02-19

Why the UK government should care about Giulio Regeni [THE] ActNOW! 2016-02-17

Armed guards, CCTV to be placed in hospitals [Middle East Eye] 2016-02-17

Des milliers de médecins manifestent contre la police [Quotidien] 2016-02-17

Mystery surrounds killing of Italian scholar studying trade unions [Al-Monitor] ActNOW! 2016-02-16

Interior Ministry denies arrest of Italian student before death [Egypt Independent] ActNOW! 2016-02-16

Journalists union calls for general assembly to review new media laws [Ahram Online] 2016-02-16

Salafi preacher calls on Cairo University hospital staff and students to disobey face veil ban [Ahram Online] 2016-02-16

Health minister says doctors' reaction to alleged police assault 'inconsiderate' [Ahram Online] 2016-02-16

Thousands of Egyptian Doctors Protest As Syndicate Holds Emergency Meeting Over Police Abuse [Egyptian Streets] 2016-02-16

Doctors' Syndicate chief accuses Al-Jazeera of 'fraud' [Egypt Independent] 2016-02-16

Researcher’s death in Egypt spurs calls for inquiry [Education International] 2016-02-15

Pensiga rivelado pri la morto de la itala studento en Kairo [http://fr.euronews.com] 2016-02-15

אלפי רופאים הפגינו בקהיר במחאה על אלימות המשטרה: דרשו את התפטרות שר הבריאות [אתר המפלגה הקומוניסטית הישראלית] 2016-02-15

Taxi drivers protest 'unfair competition' from Uber [Al-Monitor] 2016-02-15

Angered Cairo Taxi Drivers To File Lawsuit Against Uber, Careem [Egyptian Streets] 2016-02-13

Miloj da kuracistoj manifestacias kontraŭ la polico [www.lorientlejour.com] 2016-02-13

Flowers Laid for Murdered Italian Student Writing About Egyptian Union Movement [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-02-09

Autopsy Reveals Giulio Regeni Suffered ‘Inhuman Violence’ in Egypt Killing [Egyptian Streets] ActNOW! 2016-02-09